March 12, 2008
From: Bill Rudman
To complement today's posting of many new species of Trapania here are some SEM photos showing aspects of the morphology of the radula of Trapania aurata from Hong Kong.
SEM photos showing sections of the radular ribbon of the holotype. AM C140174, Holotype. 6 mm long preserved. 24 July 1983, Site 11.87, South Ninepin (SE), 14 m, Hong Kong. SEM Photos: G. Avern. Scale = 10 µm.
Rudman, W.B. (1987) The genus Trapania (Nudibranchia: Goniodorididae) in the Indo-West Pacific. Journal of Molluscan Studies, 53: 189-212.
Trapania aurata and T. vitta
From: Bill Rudman, March 13, 2008
Radula of Trapania aurata from New Caledonia
From: Bill Rudman, March 12, 2008
Trapania aurata from Hong Kong
From: Bill Rudman & Brian Darvell, February 3, 2002
Trapania aurata at Heron Island
From: Julie Marshall, February 14, 2001
Trapania aurata feeding
From: Bill Rudman, February 12, 2001